Iowa St. 80, Oklahoma 69

Scott Christopherson scored 25 points, Chris Allen added 16 and

Iowa State beat Oklahoma 80-69 on Saturday for its fifth win in

seven games.

Melvin Ejim had 10 points and 14 rebounds for the Cyclones

(19-8, 9-5 Big 12), who’ve won five straight league games at home

for the first time in eight years.

Iowa State cruised past the scuffling Sooners without much help

from Royce White, who battled foul trouble and scored just four

points. The Cyclones went on a 15-6 run following White’s fourth

foul with 12:17 left, opening up an insurmountable 18-point


Cameron Clark led five in double figures with 16 points for the

Sooners (13-13, 3-11), who’ve lost six straight and have fallen to

.500 for the first time this season.